Is Apple student discount available in India? Yes, Apple’s ‘Back to School’ offer gives discounts and other benefits to high school and university students, their parents and teachers at registered institutions. The offer programme is available only for a limited time period every year by UNiDAYS Apple India.
Apple says that customers may add these offers to the ‘Higher Education’ institution as well. Currently, there is only one place that you may visit to avail these offers, Apple Store Online, in India (at the moment).
List of products applicable for the offer
The Apple Student Discount is only available on MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, iMac, iMac Pro, Mac Pro, Mac Mini, Pro Display XDR, iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad, and iPad Mini versions. You cannot claim the offer on other products like the iPhone, Apple Watch, AirPods, Apple TV, or any other accessories. The discounted price offered on the selected range of products is as follows:
MacBook Air – Starting at Rs 83,691
MacBook Pro – Starting at Rs 1,10,691
iMac – Starting at Rs 89,910
iMac Pro – Starting at Rs 4,18,410
Mac Pro – Starting at Rs 4,49,910
Mac Mini – Starting at Rs 67,410
Pro Display XDR – Starting at Rs 4,04,910
iPad Pro – Starting at Rs 68,305
iPad Air – Starting at Rs 50,783
iPad – Starting at Rs 28,106
iPad Mini – Starting at Rs 33,155
How to avail the offer by students
Buyers must provide information like student ID and college or institution address for further verification. Parents or teachers shopping for Apple products for their wards and students too have to provide all the related details to Apple authorities.
The verification process can be completed through UNiDAYS after one enrols for the offer. If facing any problem, you can verify it through an acceptance letter issued from University. UNiDAYS is a free app that connects you with exclusive discounts from top brands – only for students.
The Process – how to avail Apple student discount in India:
- Log into the Apple for education price page.
- Click on Get verified with UNiDAYS.
Now follow the process by clicking continue. You will be asked to create an account after which you will be asked to add documents. When you are accepted by UNiDAYS apple India, you are eligible for student discounts.
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After verification by UNiDAYS, Apple India will mark the account’s purchase eligible for the ‘Back to School’ programme, and then consumers can avail any of the discounts or get a free pair of AirPods, whichever they find more suitable.
The free AirPods being offered under this scheme come with wired charging. Buyers can upgrade to an AirPods with wireless charging by paying an extra amount of Rs 4,000, or to AirPods Pro for Rs 10,000. The original cost of AirPods, AirPods with Wireless Charging, and AirPods Pro are Rs 14,900, Rs 18,900, and Rs 24,900 respectively.
Other bundled offers
All products purchased via Apple Education Store India will come with a free one-year Apple TV+ subscription. Students can also avail the offer of Apple Music at a discounted monthly rate. The Apple Music Student Plan now includes free access to Apple TV+.
The Apple Student Discount offer is a great way for students to save money while buying premium products like Mac and iPad. What do you think about Apple’s discounts for students? Can they be lowered? Do let us know in the comments section below.
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